Hearing Aid Technology
Due to advancements in technology, the hearing aid industry has come a very long way. From inside the ear to the most discrete behind the ear, we have options for everyone. During our initial evaluation we will determine the appropriate size and style to work for you. Pricing will vary by instrument based on technology, not style.
Behind the Ear (BTE)
By far the most popular style of hearing aid worn today, BTE hearing aids the right balance of durabiliy, reliability, performance and comfort. And with the recent avancements in technology, they have become as discrete as the smaller styles of hearing instruments.
- Worn behind the ear
- Maximum durability
- Wireless connectivity available
In the Ear (ITE)
Some clients are not able to wear the BTE style ( so decide to go with an ITE style. This style creates no issues with glasses or the use of oxygen and is big enough for those who could have trouble handling a smaller device.
- Worn in the ear
- Easy to manipulate and place in the ear
- Certain ITE have wireless connectivity
Completely In the Canal (CIC)
For those who want the smallest and most discrete hearing aid on the market, this is the style for them. How invisible the CIC hearing aid will be will mainly depend on the length of the client's ear canal. This will détermine how deep we are able make the impression.
- Worn deep in the ear canal
- Very discrete and takes advantage of the natural shape of the outer ear for amplification
- Limits wind noise